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Listen on Sonos: Five New Music Services

Deezer Elite, TIDAL, 22tracks, Mixcloud, and Saavn are the latest music services available to stream wirelessly on Sonos. Since 2005, we’ve added 60 different music streaming services worldwide to Sonos, and we’re taking this opportunity to highlight the five newest ones so you can continue with your music discovery at home. As your options increase, […]

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Sonos Your Holidays

Does the line “It’s the most wonderful time of the year,” strike joy or dread when you hear it each year? Either way, it means more time spent entertaining your friends and family. Last week, with the release of Sonos 5.2, we shared a few ways that Sonos can transform your holiday season and make […]

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Die Ärzte – 30 Jahre im Geschäft und kein bisschen leise

Die Ärzte sind auf „Comeback”-Tour, beinahe jede Halle ist ausverkauft und am Freitag ist die neue Split-Single „Ist das noch Punkrock?“ erschienen – „Die beste Band der Welt“ ist munter wie eh und je! Wir haben das Jubiläum zum Anlass genommen, um 12 furiose Fakten und Kuriositäten aus 30 Jahren Bandgeschichte in einer Infografik zusammenzustellen. […]

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The Six Degrees of Linkin Park

We’re passionate about listening and those who want to bring it back. That collective includes Mike Shinoda and Linkin Park, who are advocates of listening with friends—socially and out loud. So in honor of the release of their new album, LIVING THINGS, we decided to explore the many members, side projects, and relationships in this […]

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Working Jams: What music to listen to on the job

Listening to music while you work might be the best thing since casual Fridays. The proper tunage can help you get motivated, stay productive, and stimulate your creative juices. And it’s just what the doctor ordered when it comes to de-stressing so you can move on to the next task without blowing a gasket. So […]

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Audiotuned: The lofty mind of the music elitist

SXSW is in full swing, with today marking the kick off of the music portion of the conference and festival. As music lovers and industry insiders from around the globe converge on Austin, Texas, we figured it was the perfect time to peer into the mind of one type of particularly discriminating attendee: the music […]

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Mapping SXSW: Where the music’s coming from

Musicians, fans, and industry folks have been converging on Austin every spring since 1987–and this year is no exception. SXSW has become a force to be reckoned with, drawing more than 13,000 registrants in 2011, plus many more revelers who come strictly for the shows and parties. Sonos counts itself among this the lucky attendees […]

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What musicians know about love

Music is no stranger to matters of the heart. A vast array of the songs written throughout recent history have dealt with love. Love songs range from sappy and sentimental to dark and depressing, all the way to more (ahem) intimate implications. It’s this last category that we address in the infographic below, which takes […]

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The History of Radio

The discovery of radio in 1892 sparked amazing technological advancements, fundamentally guiding the development of how we communicate with each other and entertain ourselves. Check out this infographic to trace the evolution of radio from the very first frequencies observed by Tesla to the social radio phenomenon Turntable.FM.

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Courageous and contentious cover songs

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Case in point: the cover song. We rounded up some of the best known covers and graphed them according to faithfulness to the original and their overall quality. Which songs would you move around on the chart? What songs would you add and where would you […]